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A Comedy Of Manners A Campus Novel A Tale Of comedy of manners a campus novel a tale of adulteryAs far as I can see it it s a novel about chronic pain and Frog and the Treasure disability and how they can kill love In short the story goes like this Alan s back problem first acute now chronic has turned him into an irritable self centered couch potato Hisevoted wife Jane is slowly beginning to resent the pressure of being the smiling sel As someone whose marriage The Butterfly Club didn t make it through the changes and hardship that chronic illness CI adds to the alreadyifficult proposition of figuring out how to spend a lifetime together I thought this book was fascinating It was a peek into the window of the lives of two couples Lilith Enraptured (Divinity Warriors dealing with that exact situation One couple already knew they wereealing with chronic illness migraine when they married and the other couple whose chronic illness back pain came on after they had been married for many yearsI am the person with the CI so I was very much absorbed by the story from the caregiver s perspective Not that my X ever id Much Any Actual Caregiving any actual caregiving spite of the fact that we split up almost 10 years ago I feel like this book will help me move on and forgive the lie he DID vow to continue to love me in sickness and in health I guess some people just can t eal when their previously healthy spouse becomes sick and there s no end to it in sight. He center Alan gradually begins to recover becoming well enough for a not so harmless liaison Meanwhile Jane who all her life has tried to be a good woman finds herself falling in love with Delia’s husban. Empty novel empty characters No "wonder I found it on a remaindered table Chronic pain users "I found it on a remaindered table Chronic pain users abusersI felt nothing for any of the characters wonder I found it on a remaindered table Chronic pain users and abusersI felt nothing for any of the characters will remember little of the book after I toss it in the bin This book was awful I m rarely this critical but the characters were flat the story cliched I felt nothing for the characters and there was no real climax I m just glad it was so short and that I only paid
2 for it My extremely vague impression of Ms Lurie prior for it My extremely vague impression of Ms Lurie prior finding this and not much else in the audiobooks section of my library was that she was a Well Respected and T Alison Lurie spent most of her career in an academic environment so she is right at home in this tight knit world As in her other novels her characters are highly intelligent and well educated but that Tu Alma ¿La Conoces? does not prevent them from behaving in wildly emotional unpredictable and selfestructive ways just like the rest of humanity Two couples and two affairs are at the heart of this novel When Alan Knight J.M. Coetzee develops chronicebilitating back pain it changes him into a selfish unlikeable person and his wife Jane simply stops loving him in spite of herself Meanwhile Delia enters the picture who is utterly egotistical yet so charming and manipulative that almost everyone she meets except Jane falls under her spell including Alan Lurie s writing is so witty and insightful that I enjoyed every page Its been a chall. An energetic and attractive forty Jane Mackenzie is the administrative irector at Corinth University’s Center for the Humanities Unfortunately her formerly healthy and athletic husband Alan a history fel. Enging year and I ve seriously neglected ocumenting my readsTruth and Conseuences was
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*story of how a couple can become so isconnected is a nice readI think Ms *of how a couple can become so isconnected is a nice readI think Ms presented a great glimpse of human nature and how easily people especiallycouples misread each otherA very good read Alan made grumpy by his bad back is making it Blue Skies and Gunfire difficult for his wife Jane to be good and their marriage is further threatened when the grotesuely self centred Delia takes up a celebrity position at the UniversityLurie understands humans their pettiness and secret feelings and the annoyance of unreliable photo copiers Funny entertaining with greatialogue and well rawn characters Must read of her Allison Lurie never isappoints This book isn t my favorite of hers but it was a good iversion I feel like it could have used one round of edits and maybe another 30 40 pages worth of
elaboration overall Abrupt ending I really enjoyed this contemporary novel but if you overall Abrupt ending I really enjoyed this contemporary novel but if you the GoodReads reviews you ll uickly see that not all readers shared this point of view So I ll lay my prejudices on the table I enjoy reading almost anything set in an academic environment I am looking for a reading iet that includes than books written before 1960 andor light mysteries I am intrigued by the concept of La Belle Dame Sans Merci literally the beautiful woman without mercy and I lik. Low at the center has suffered a Ossos Perdidos (Temperance Brennan, debilitating back injury and is becoming andependent on Jane But with the arrival of Delia Delaney a pre Raphaelite beauty bestselling writer and the newest celebrity at .